Upgrade to Lion

Peter Haworth pete at lcsql.com
Mon May 28 13:28:20 CDT 2012


Thanks Bjornke.  I found the duplicate option and that works for me.  Most
of the time, the simple save will be fine but I definitely have
circumstances where a "special" version of the file is needed.
Pete
lcSQL Software <http://www.lcsql.com>



On Mon, May 28, 2012 at 10:19 AM, Björnke von Gierke <bvg at mac.com> wrote:

> You have to use the new "duplicate" menu option. some people have used the
> system preferences to make the shift-s command key combo to use duplicate.
>
> There's also a way to disable the "new" save behaviour for most apps, you
> have to use one of those weird apple command lines, but i don't have it
> handy, as i am currently trying out wether i like the new way.
>
> On 28.05.2012, at 19:03, Peter Haworth wrote:
>
> > Hi Mark,
> > I'm still getting acquainted with Lion so you may be right.  I think
> there
> > is some srot of versioning system in Lion but I haven't learned anything
> > about it yet.  But even so, I needed to save a totally different version
> of
> > the file without affecting the original file so not sure the built-in
> > versioning would deal with that and make the special version easily
> > recognisable by name.
> >
> > I had intended to use Lion for testing only by setting up a dual boot on
> my
> > Mac but it turned out I didn't have enough hard drive space left to
> create
> > a spearate partition for the dual boot setup.
> >
> > Pete
> > lcSQL Software <http://www.lcsql.com>
> >
> >
> >
> > On Mon, May 28, 2012 at 9:45 AM, Mark Schonewille <
> > m.schonewille at economy-x-talk.com> wrote:
> >
> >> Hi Pete,
> >>
> >> I thought there is a way to save different versions? I'm pretty sure I
> saw
> >> a way to save a version under a different name in Apple apps.
> >>
> >> I installed lion and decided to use it for testing only. It is not for
> me
> >> and continue to use Snow Leopard on my work machine. My next new work
> >> machine will run Linux.
> >>
> >> --
> >> Kind regards,
> >>
> >> Mark Schonewille
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> >>
> >> Op 28 mei 2012 om 18:35 heeft Peter Haworth <pete at lcsql.com> het
> volgende
> >> geschreven:
> >>
> >>> I just upgraded to Lion a couple of days ago.  I thought I was
> suffering
> >>> from a bout of color blindness initially but then realised that Apple
> >> made
> >>> up for all that drab greyness but displaying lots more of of those
> pretty
> >>> colored, spinning beachballs. I'm guessing Lion needs more RAM for some
> >>> reason.
> >>>
> >>> I remember previous posts about this, but I miss the Save As ability.
>  It
> >>> seems that it's not totally disallowed in Lion since the LC Save As is
> >>> still there, but none of the Apple apps have it any more, at least the
> >> ones
> >>> I've tried (Garageband being the main one).  Is the concensus that
> Apple
> >>> will not permit a Save As action at some point in the future, like
> maybe
> >>> for apps submitted to the Mac App Store?
> >>>
> >>> Pete
> >>> lcSQL Software <http://www.lcsql.com>
> >>>
> >>
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